Opera Browser : from an user point of view

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Opera Browser : from an user point of view

  1. 1. OperaVictor Miguel • @onpurpose Web designer Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 1
  2. 2. 1. Opera?2. Products3. Innovation & security4. Internet suite5. Supports6. Conclusion Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 2
  3. 3. Internet Explorer Firefox Chrome Safari Opera Mobile* * Opera Mobile 22% 29,1% 37,5% 43,6% 13,9% 36,5% 16,3% 6,2% 4,9% 4,5% 0,6% 2,7% 4,3% World usage Europe usageFebruary 2011 (4 major websites median) February 2011 (StatCounter Europe) Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 3
  4. 4. 50%40%30%20%10%0% Belarus Georgia Ukraine Russia Poland Germany February 2011 (StatCounter Europe) Some countries Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 4
  5. 5. Internet Explorer Firefox Chrome Safari Opera Others 27,2% 55,1% 10,0% 0,4% 6,1% 1,1% Belgium usage February 2011 (StatCounter Europe) Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 5
  6. 6. I AM 1% OF DA BELGIAN INTERNET !!!!!! Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 6
  7. 7. Opera is...• Established in 1994, Oslo, Norway• 500+ employees worldwide• 300+ technical support personnel• Working with global leaders• Member of W3C consortium• Developing mobile browsers since 1998 Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 7
  8. 8. Mobile phone in 1998 Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 8
  9. 9. Apps in 1998 Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 9
  10. 10. 1. Opera?2. Products3. Innovation & security4. Internet suite5. Supports6. Conclusion Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 10
  11. 11. Desktop browser Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 11
  12. 12. Opera Wii Opera DS TV Kiosks Tablets Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 12
  13. 13. Mobile browsers Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 13
  14. 14. Opera Turbo Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 14
  15. 15. 1. Opera?2. Products3. Innovation & security4. Internet suite5. Supports6. Conclusion Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 15
  16. 16. Innovative• Speed Dial• Mouse gestures (2001)• Tabbed browsing (2000)• Popup blocker (2000)• Reopen closed tabs• Save & open sessions. Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 16
  17. 17. Innovative (2)• Browse faster on slow connections (O Turbo)• Use browser as web server (O Unite)• Synchronize your bookmarks (O Link)• Page zooming (1997)• Voice control (2004)• Accessible to disabled users Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 17
  18. 18. Security• Strong encryption• Full control of privacy• Encrypting saved passwords• Delete all private data in one click• Built-in anti-fishing• Private tabs• Security issues quickly fixed Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 18
  19. 19. 1. Opera?2. Products3. Innovation & security4. Internet suite5. Supports6. Conclusion Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 19
  20. 20. Internet suite Not only a browser Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 20
  21. 21. MailVictor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 21
  22. 22. Feeds readerVictor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 22
  23. 23. Dragonfly (debug css) Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 23
  24. 24. NotesVictor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 24
  25. 25. use browser as a web server Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 25
  26. 26. widgetsVictor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 26
  27. 27. ExtensionsVictor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 27
  28. 28. Others usages• Presentations / Slideshows in HTML + CSS http://dev.opera.com/articles/view/html-css-slideshows/• Kiosks http://www.opera.com/support/mastering/kiosk/• Newsgroups• IRC Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 28
  29. 29. 1. Opera?2. Products3. Innovation & security4. Internet suite5. Supports6. Conclusion Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 29
  30. 30. Opera supports...• Acid tests 2 & 3 100% results• Nearly Full CSS 2 + Excellent CSS 3• Nearly full HTML 5 support• Geolocation, SVG, ...• Innovation, libraries, SDK : dev.opera.com• Full list : www.opera.com/docs/specs/• Compare with others : Wikipedia Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 30
  31. 31. PLEASECHECK YOUR PAGES IN OPERA Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 31
  32. 32. 90 % of Opera “rendering bugs”are just a few CSS tweaks away Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 32
  33. 33. LIVE DEMO Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 33
  34. 34. Opera 11.10 beta Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 34
  35. 35. Opera 11.10• web Open Font Format (WOFF)• improved network compatibility• revamp of Speed Dial• native WebP support• improved CSS3 compatibility• new dialog boxes• improved Mac stability Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 35
  36. 36. mobilestore.opera.comOpera Mobile Store Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 36
  37. 37. 1. Opera?2. Products3. Innovation & security4. Internet suite5. Supports6. Conclusion Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 37
  38. 38. Advantages• Low memory & processor usage• Tabs, windows & sessions• Amongst the fastest rendering engines• Overall internet experience• Stable, Secure, security flaws quickly fixed• Standards-compliant• Cross-platform• Full configurable Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 38
  39. 39. Disadvantages• Many crashes using 3rd party plugins on mac (Flash)• Built-in calendar ?• So trivial in stats ; developers don’t check in Opera• Bad marketing• Fails where it could gain popularity : Opera mini on iPhone, Opera Mobile for Android Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 39
  40. 40. Opera for your(smart)phone opera.com/mobile Thank you Victor Miguel @onpurpose Victor Miguel • Opera Browser • Café Numérique , Brussels • march 16, 2011 40

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